Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/NE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 32.
Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of showers in the south during the late afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 26||25||ENE 13||12|
||13||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 19||22||WNW 20||10|
||13||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 24||18||NNW 14||9|
||14||33||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 28||21||NW 19||10|
The latest bushfire outlook indicates a heightened risk of forest fires in southern Australia this summer.
After one of the best starts to a season in a decade, disappointing winter rain has dwindled crop prospects in Western Australia's Eastern Wheatbelt.
Overnight, Melbourne experienced very warm temperatures under a blanket of cloud ahead of a cold front.